The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 50 87 67
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 44 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.91% 1.25% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 1.53% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
863 983 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.78% 82.19% 68.38%
Number of salaries quoted 732 883 587
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +18 28 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Newport +15 4 £38,750 +7.63%
Bridgend - 3 £20,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £29,000 -
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 45 (56.96%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) Finance
2 30 (37.97%) PRINCE2
3 29 (36.71%) Waterfall
4 21 (26.58%) ISEB
5 20 (25.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (25.32%) Degree
6 18 (22.78%) SQL
7 17 (21.52%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (16.46%) Project Management
9 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
10 11 (13.92%) MS Office
10 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
11 6 (7.59%) XML
11 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
11 6 (7.59%) PRINCE
11 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.33%) APMG
12 5 (6.33%) Product Management
12 5 (6.33%) Banking
12 5 (6.33%) UML
12 5 (6.33%) MS Visio
13 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (5.06%) Oracle
13 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
13 4 (5.06%) VB
13 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
13 4 (5.06%) Crystal Reports

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Office
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
5 1 (1.27%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.27%) OLAP
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) ClearQuest
General
1 30 (37.97%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Automotive
4 2 (2.53%) Law
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (87.34%) Analyst
2 67 (84.81%) Business Analyst
3 16 (20.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 5 (6.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (6.33%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) Consultant
5 4 (5.06%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (5.06%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst Team Leader
6 3 (3.80%) Team Leader
6 3 (3.80%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) Technical Support
7 2 (2.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (1.27%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.27%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) XML
2 2 (2.53%) XSD
2 2 (2.53%) XSLT
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) UNIX
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
1 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) PRINCE2
3 29 (36.71%) Waterfall
4 20 (25.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (21.52%) GAP Analysis
6 13 (16.46%) Project Management
6 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.59%) PRINCE
7 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.33%) Product Management
8 5 (6.33%) UML
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.06%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (5.06%) Use Case
10 3 (3.80%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.80%) CRM
10 3 (3.80%) Migration
10 3 (3.80%) User Stories
11 2 (2.53%) Coaching
11 2 (2.53%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
2 4 (5.06%) VB
2 4 (5.06%) VB6
3 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) ISEB
2 20 (25.32%) Degree
3 5 (6.33%) APMG
4 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) APMP
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) Casewise
3 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.27%) Cognos
3 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff or Bristol
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago